MHG44843 - Farmstead - Ranich


A possible farmstead at Ranich.

Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD? to 1900 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A possible farmstead at Ranich.

The footings of two stone-built deserted cottages stand among small cairns and modern clearance-heaps on the edge of improved land 550m WSW of Carn a' Chait (NH78SW 7).
RCAHMS 1979, visited November 1978.

One roofed and one unroofed building are depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Ross-shire and Cromartyshire 1881, sheet xli), but they are not shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1992).
Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 22 March 1996

GIS spatial data created in 2019 according to location as seen on 2009 vertical APs. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7130 8034 (16m by 42m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH78SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

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